Learn about ancient beer-making practises, as well as a few modern techniques, at Hammerton Brewery's tasting events and tours. Boasting tipples such as the Prunus Peach, Blueprint and Crunch - a peanut butter stout - this place is a wonderland of all things hoppy.
Beer Events in London
Fanatical about all things pint-sized? Then you're going to love these. We've scoured through this city's many, many breweries, bars, taprooms and pubs to find you the best beer events in London. From weird and wonderful tours and guided tastings to quirky seasonal pop-ups, check out our hop-tastic recommendations and crack into a cold one today.
From tasting tours of heritage pubs to trips around local breweries, Ale Hunters are bringing hop lovers a whole range of craft beer events to sink their teeth into. Perfect for uncovering hidden gems and meeting like-minded people, these experiences are not to be missed.
Head over to Chiswick where the dons of frothy pints are giving you a glimpse into the making of their popular beers. The Fuller's Brewery Tour will be taking you through all the processes involved and letting you try sips along the way, poured fresh from the barrel.
You'll want to hold on tight to your tinnies with this one. A great shout for history lovers and fans of a good ghost story, Haunted London Pub Tour is a brilliant experience that will have you venturing to three historic boozers, all with spine-chilling pasts.
Housing an on-site microbrewery and a sun-soaked beer garden, Brewhouse & Kitchen aren't just your go-to for chilled afternoons but also for some of the top beer tasting events in London. Pick between a masterclass or go all out with one of their experience days.
BrewDog are giving you an education in all things IPA, stout and lager at their beer school. The dons will be treating you to a two-hour guided tasting of five different samples, complemented by an array of cheeses and witty commentary from your host.
Looking for London's best activities? Take a trip to Chalk Farm for a hop-tastic tour around Camden Town brewery. What can you expect? Fun facts, a behind the scenes look at what goes into your pints, plus a few samples throughout.
Meantime Brewing Company are serving up some of the best beer events in London. The hop-loving team are taking you on a guided tour around their Greenwich factory, showing you all the steps that go into making yoyu pints, before finishing off with a tutored tasting.
For beer-lovers, The Bermondsey Bierkeller is the place of dreams. Not only can you sip on all kinds of delicious German brews, you can even do so by the stein-ful. While you drink? Tuck into tasty street food, catch live entertainment and play games.
If you're looking for the best beer events in East London, head to Brick Lane Bier Fest. Offering a slick spot for sipping premium Munich tipples across three days, this Shoreditch taproom will be channelling Bavarian vibes with its refreshments and unmissable entertainment.
If you're obsessed with all things beer and boats, there's no way you can miss out on London Craft Beer Cruise. This unique experience will have you sailing along the Thames sipping a selection of tasty craft beers with tasty bites to line your stomach as you sip.
Based in Hackney, The Five Points Brewing Co is hosting a bevvy of beer-inspired events. Whether you head to their green hop festival, tasting session or market over in Coal Drops Yard, you're sure to have a fab booze-fuelled day out.
The beer maestros at Anspach & Hobday are giving you a behind the scenes look into the making of their craft pints. Go to one of the Croydon-based brewery's monthly events and enjoy an hour-long tour, as well as a generous tasting flight.